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Rebbe Baruch Ben Tzion Twersky

August 3rd, 2010 · 4 Comments

Rebbe Baruch Ben Tzion Twersky

ברוך בן ציון ב"ר מרדכי

Loyev Chernobyler Rebbe

Date of Death: Fri. August 31, 1945 - Elul 22 5705

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Cemetery Details

Directions to Kever: Wellwood Cemetery on Long Island maintains computerized records and will provide a detailed location map upon request. Location: Along South Avenue, Block: 52, Society: TWERSKY RABBI FOUNDATION, (the first section after the green and red fence) along the road.

Name Listed on Cemetery Database: BARUCH TWERSKY

Biographical Notes:

Photo Caption (From R-L) Loyev Chernobyler Rebbe, Kapishnitzer Rebbe, and (side profile) Kinyev Rebbe, Credit: Yitz Twersky, Kew Gardens Hills

Credit: Shmuel Amsel, Brooklyn, NY

Credit: Shmuel Amsel, Brooklyn, NY

Credit: Shmuel Amsel, Brooklyn, NY

Credit: Shmuel Amsel, Brooklyn, NY

Tags: Admorim · Chernobyl · New York · Queens / L.I., NY · Wellwood Cemetery - Long Island

4 responses so far ↓

  • 1 YD Miller // Aug 3, 2010 at 2:37 pm

    The rebbes father was rebbe Mordechai of Loyev B”R Mencahem Nuchem B”R Ahron of Chernobyl.

    The Rebbe was born in Uman in 1875 he came to the US in 1925, he had two children:
    1. Rebbe Menachem Nuchem

    2. A daughter married Reb Pinchas Halevi Schtuel-Horowitz whos son changed name to Chaim Helevi Terwsky

    See The Unbroken Chain (page 1196) by Neil Rosenstein

  • 2 Chernobel - Forshay // Aug 8, 2010 at 3:13 pm

    Our rav Rabbi Burach Benzion Twersky is a grandson of the this Rav (i think he is named after him) his beis medrish is in forshay at 62 Forshay Road Monsey NY 10952 please contact him for more information

  • 3 Nechunya // Sep 17, 2014 at 5:26 pm

    I don’t see on the map a South Ave. in that area. could someone give me more details where this chelka is?

  • 4 Shmuel Goldman // Jan 11, 2015 at 9:13 pm

    Chernoybel-forshay is there a way to contact the rav

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